On the 19th of March 2016, 4 teachers from SOTA arrived at the village of Timbang Lawan, district of Bohorok, Sumatra. This assessment trip was to prepare and familiarise the teachers with the project of Nature for Change(NFC) and to get to know the community and crew. They were joined by 2 members of Singapore’s […]Read More Recce 2- North Sumatra
2016 season has begun. We facilitated 2 teachers from the School of The Arts at our newest project site in East Lombok. The project is situated at 1500m above sea level and is near to the getaway to the magnificient Mt Rinjani. Besides breathtaking scenery, the community of Sembalun represented by the youth from the […]Read More 2016 Recce in Lombok.
Its inception was on the 22nd April 2015,in conjunction of Earth Day. Before this, I had been involved in few programs to conserve and protect forest and animals in the areas of Gunung Leuser National Park. I have seen the challenges and the issues. I have participated in bringing solutions. But I feel that there […]Read More Nature For Change- For People, For Nature.
AETA: Believed to be the earliest inhabitants of the Philippines. Now they live scattered on the island of Luzon. IUVA is going Philippines. On the 19th of May, 3 teachers from SOTA will be going IUVA to recce Cabangan, a district in the Province of Zambales, North of Manila. Our main focus is to visit […]Read More Recce visit to Philippine’s AETA Village
Medan- After 13 days spending time in the forest of Leuser National Park, Sumatra, Students of SOTA finally reached Medan in their final leg of their journey to acquire knowledge of biodiversity and appreciating nature.With minimal necessities available and within reach, students were pushed to their limits in being versatile and flexible in adapting to […]Read More Students sowed the seeds of wisdom
Students ready to toil the soil at Basitang.Read More Students ready to toil the soil at Basitang
Singapore: In a weeks time, reforestation program at Basitang will kickstart SOTA’s Biodiversity project in North Sumatra. 13 of its students will make the forest of Gunung Leuser National Park (GLNP) as their home for 13 days as part of its Conservation of Orangutan and Preservation of Forest of GLNP. Their first main objective of […]Read More Students ready to toil the soil at Basitang